FILM THREAT’S TOP 25 DOCS THAT ROCK

6. CINEMANIA
One of the only documentaries out there that could make you feel good and bad about yourself at the same time. “Cinemania” focuses on people who see about 600-2,000 films a year.

7. CULTURE JAM: HIJACKING COMMERCIAL CULTURE
Ever deface the cover of a TV Guide? You just may be a Culture Jammer.

An entertaining and informative documentary on the people that dedicate a good part of their lives in fucking with commercial culture.

8. COCKFIGHT
It’s not what you think…or maybe it is, you dirty bastards.

Tiller Russell and Loren Mendell head into the world of rooster fighting through the eyes of three people.

9. D.I.Y. OR DIE: HOW TO SURVIVE AS AN INDEPENDENT ARTIST
Need an artistic kick in the ass? Here it is.

“D.I.Y. or Die” is composed of interviews with an impressive collection of do-it-yourself artists such as Richard Kern, Ian MacKaye, Lydia Lunch, Ron Asheton, J.G. Thirlwell and many more astounding people who are telling it like it is – get your art done for yourself first or die!

10. EAT THIS NEW YORK!
The coda of this fascinating look at the cutthroat restaurant business in the Big Apple lets us know that four out of every five begun will go out of business within the first five years. These are not the most encouraging figures in the world, but they also support the old axiom, “If you can make it here…”

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